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North Korea ‘hacks South Korean warship blueprints’

North Korea ‘hacks South Korean warship blueprints’

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 2:31 PM

North Korea has slammed Britain for accusing it of being behind a global ransomware attack that hit the National Health Service, calling the allegation a “wicked [...]
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N Korea to Conduct Missile Test While President Trump Visits Asia?

N Korea to Conduct Missile Test While President Trump Visits Asia?

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Newsweek | 6:43 AM

North Korea could conduct its latest nuclear test as President Donald Trump visits neighbouring China and South Korea later this week. McClatchy News reporter Anita Kumar [...]
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US, Japan and Korea military leaders warn N Korea to avoid ‘irresponsible provocations’

US, Japan and Korea military leaders warn N Korea to avoid ‘irresponsible provocations’

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Senior defense officials from the United States, South Korea and Japan held trilateral talks and urged North Korea to walk away from its “destructive and reckless [...]
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NATO chief calls N. Korea ‘global threat’ during Japan visit

NATO chief calls N. Korea ‘global threat’ during Japan visit

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

NATO chief Jens Stoltenberg called North Korea a “global threat” Monday and said he backed tighter sanctions against it during a visit to Japan, which has been [...]
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Duterte to discuss Marawi, N Korea with Japan PM Abe

Duterte to discuss Marawi, N Korea with Japan PM Abe

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | CNN Philippines | 6:00 AM

Regional security and trade are the top issues President Rodrigo Duterte is bringing to Japan for his two-day working visit. “I will discuss with him ways to [...]
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‘Eliminate them’ N Korea nuclear arsenal under threat as UN vows to disarm Kim

‘Eliminate them’ N Korea nuclear arsenal under threat as UN vows to disarm Kim

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

THE United Nations has vowed to “totally eliminate” North Korea’s illicit arsenal of nuclear weapons in a series of resolutions aimed at ending the crisis [...]
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N Korea on verge of ‘catastrophe’ at nuclear siteChina warns Kim to STOP tests

N Korea on verge of ‘catastrophe’ at nuclear siteChina warns Kim to STOP tests

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Express | 6:00 AM

NORTH Korea has been warned not to detonate another hydrogen bomb at its nuclear test site or risk a huge catastrophe for both Kim’s hermit state and China. Scientists [...]
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All the president’s men: Xi ally given top Shanghai post

All the president’s men: Xi ally given top Shanghai post

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

China’s ruling Communist party on Sunday promoted Li Qiang, an ally of President Xi Jinping, to its top post in Shanghai, state media said — demonstrating [...]
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China aims to set up state anti-corruption unit next year

China aims to set up state anti-corruption unit next year

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

China aims to pass a national supervision law and set up a new commission next year to oversee an expansion of President Xi Jinping’s campaign to fight corruption in [...]
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Korea and Japan ‘considering obtaining nuclear weapons’ in face of threat from Kim Jong-un

Korea and Japan ‘considering obtaining nuclear weapons’ in face of threat from Kim Jong-un

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:00 AM

‘If they continue to have nuclear weapons, nuclear weapons must spread in the rest of Asia’, Henry Kissinger warns South Korea and Japan are considering whether [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte names ex-rights lawyer as spokesman

Philippines’ Duterte names ex-rights lawyer as spokesman

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A tough-talking ex-human rights lawyer has been named Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte’s new spokesman, replacing a former pastor who had been one of the most vocal [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte ‘to limit mouth’ in Japan emperor meet

Philippines’ Duterte ‘to limit mouth’ in Japan emperor meet

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Sunday pledged to “limit my mouth” in a meeting with Japan’s revered Emperor Akihito this week following previous [...]
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Philippines’ Duterte says to deal with Trump in ‘most righteous way’

Philippines’ Duterte says to deal with Trump in ‘most righteous way’

31-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte said on Sunday he would deal with US President Donald Trump “in the most righteous way” when they meet next month to discuss [...]
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Taiwan President Making State Visits Amid China Stalemate

Taiwan President Making State Visits Amid China Stalemate

30-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Usnews | 6:00 AM

Taiwan’s President Tsai Ing-wen left Saturday for the United States and three South Pacific nations in an effort to crack the diplomatic isolation imposed by rival [...]
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Mattis Visit to DMZ Highlights the N Korean Threat to Seoul

Mattis Visit to DMZ Highlights the N Korean Threat to Seoul

30-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Nytimes | 6:00 AM

Defense Secretary Jim Mattis’s visit to the Korean Peninsula’s extremely militarised demilitarised zone on Friday was meant to show American solidarity with South [...]
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